Alexandria’s West End is the go-to destination for craft beer lovers, complete with some of the best small breweries in the country and award-winning craft beers. So, if you are a craft beer lover in Alexandria, these two breweries will get you sorted.
Port City Brewing Company–3950 Wheeler Avenue
This is an award-winning craft brewery and producer of an exciting line of hand-made, great quality, locally crafted beers. In addition to brewery tours and tastings, you can also enjoy trivia night, or try out some of their exciting activities like Beer Yoga and Joggers and Lagers. Take a sip of brews like Optimal Wit or Monumental IPA and you will understand why they’ve won accolades nationally and abroad, including the 2018 Great American Beer Festival and Brussels Beer Festival.
Aslin Beer Co.–847 S. Pickett Street
With a spacious brewery and taproom, this neon-signed, art-splashed brewery offers world-class beers in a variety of flavors including the ” Astro Zombie” and the coconut and coffee-infused “How Now Brown Cow.” Their taproom offers a constantly rotating lineup of brews served across 24 tap lines, beer-to-go, as well as a rotating food menu and private event space.